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Timothy C. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Timothy C.
80/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Math Prof with 20+ Years of Teaching Experience-College & AP Calculus

I teach calculus regularly, and I am in the process of writing a rigorous text for students in the life sciences. I have taught traditional calculus courses (for physics, engineering, and mathematics), calculus courses for life sciences, and business calculus. I have served as a Reader (grader) for the AP... See Timothy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1244)
3,868 hours tutoring
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I teach calculus regularly, and I am in the process of writing a rigorous text for students in the life sciences. I have taught traditional calculus courses (for physics, engineering, and mathematics), calculus courses for life sciences, and business calculus. I have served as a Reader (grader) for the AP... See Timothy's full profile

Carrie F. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carrie F.
90/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Math and science tutor

I have over 20 years of experience tutoring in math and science. I have a strong math and science foundation. I received my PhD in Molecular Genetics in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and I currently work at the University of Chicago as a research scientist. I use math and science... See Carrie's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (159)
606 hours tutoring
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I have over 20 years of experience tutoring in math and science. I have a strong math and science foundation. I received my PhD in Molecular Genetics in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and I currently work at the University of Chicago as a research scientist. I use math and science... See Carrie's full profile

Levi B. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Levi B.
80/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

UChicago grad avaliable for science and math tutoring!

I've always enjoyed helping others learn, especially in science and math. I've always learned by having a deep conceptual understanding of the underlying principles, and then applying that knowledge to new information. I've had the opportunity to teach high school science for a year before... See Levi's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (23)
67 hours tutoring
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I've always enjoyed helping others learn, especially in science and math. I've always learned by having a deep conceptual understanding of the underlying principles, and then applying that knowledge to new information. I've had the opportunity to teach high school science for a year before... See Levi's full profile

Sarah C. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarah C.
40/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Physics Graduate Student Specializing in Physics and Algebra

Hi, my name is Sarah! I graduated in 2019 with a Bachelors of Science in physics from Villanova University, and am currently working on my graduate degree in physics at Northern Illinois University. I will defend my masters by the end of this school year and then plan on continuing to a PhD. In my opinion,... See Sarah's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (22)
56 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Sarah! I graduated in 2019 with a Bachelors of Science in physics from Villanova University, and am currently working on my graduate degree in physics at Northern Illinois University. I will defend my masters by the end of this school year and then plan on continuing to a PhD. In my opinion,... See Sarah's full profile

MICHAEL K. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
MICHAEL K.
80/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

MS Actuarial Science

I have had the good fortune to study probability and statistics as an undergraduate and in graduate school, then apply my education directly to the financial markets. The subject can be a bit baffling, so having a tutor with applied experience will accelerate the learning process and make it go much easier. I have... See MICHAEL's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (37)
112 hours tutoring
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I have had the good fortune to study probability and statistics as an undergraduate and in graduate school, then apply my education directly to the financial markets. The subject can be a bit baffling, so having a tutor with applied experience will accelerate the learning process and make it go much easier. I have... See MICHAEL's full profile

Ashley T. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ashley T.
50/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Medical Student with bachelor's of science degree in biology

I have a very strong background in science having both a bachelor's of science and am currently working on my medical degree. I want to help inspire young students to pursue STEM pathways by realizing they can succeed in their sciences courses. As a tutor, I adjust my approach based on the... See Ashley's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (5)
10 hours tutoring
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I have a very strong background in science having both a bachelor's of science and am currently working on my medical degree. I want to help inspire young students to pursue STEM pathways by realizing they can succeed in their sciences courses. As a tutor, I adjust my approach based on the... See Ashley's full profile

Ben P. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ben P.
100/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Experienced Instructor who gets results in Programming and Letters

... make your applications. I have been coding since I was twelve and have been coding professionally for the past five years. I'm also glad to teach computer science students LISPs, Java or C++. Whether it's algorithms, UML, Turing Machine programs, higher order functions or how a for loop works I can help explain these ... See Ben's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (334)
1,717 hours tutoring
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... make your applications. I have been coding since I was twelve and have been coding professionally for the past five years. I'm also glad to teach computer science students LISPs, Java or C++. Whether it's algorithms, UML, Turing Machine programs, higher order functions or how a for loop works I can help explain these ... See Ben's full profile

Jacqueline T. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacqueline T.
100/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Med School Student & UC Berkeley Grad for Biology & Genetics Tutoring

I have worked as a Research Tech in labs focused on neurology and genetics at NYU and UC San Francisco. I believe my education and hands-on experience give me a unique background into biology. I know it is so much easier to learn the WHY behind science concepts rather than just blindly memorizing facts and... See Jacqueline's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (123)
285 hours tutoring
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I have worked as a Research Tech in labs focused on neurology and genetics at NYU and UC San Francisco. I believe my education and hands-on experience give me a unique background into biology. I know it is so much easier to learn the WHY behind science concepts rather than just blindly memorizing facts and... See Jacqueline's full profile

Nina W. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nina W.
50/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Experienced Tutor with an Academic Background in Education

Currently working towards a Master of Science in Education at Northwestern. I've been an educator in a formal setting for the past 7 years. Prior to attending Northwestern and working within the Evanston community, I taught 2nd and 7th-grade classes at a local organization twice a week for the duration of the... See Nina's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (5)
26 hours tutoring
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Currently working towards a Master of Science in Education at Northwestern. I've been an educator in a formal setting for the past 7 years. Prior to attending Northwestern and working within the Evanston community, I taught 2nd and 7th-grade classes at a local organization twice a week for the duration of the... See Nina's full profile

Matthew P. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew P.
38/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

MD passionate about helping others truly understand things.

I have three children that I have successfully tutored along in their education (the oldest has recenlty graduated as her high school valedictorian), and math is #1 in their requests. I have had rigorous teaching and training in the life sciences, and frequently encounter them in my medical practice and... See Matthew's full profile

38/hour
4.9 (78)
405 hours tutoring
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I have three children that I have successfully tutored along in their education (the oldest has recenlty graduated as her high school valedictorian), and math is #1 in their requests. I have had rigorous teaching and training in the life sciences, and frequently encounter them in my medical practice and... See Matthew's full profile

Richard S. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard S.
40/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Math, Science, Computer Tutor in Far North Suburbs

I have been tutoring independently since graduating high school. In high school, I was selected twice to teach the class when the teacher was unavailable. My best subject is Math. I was consistently at the top of my class in math in high school and college, achieving a 32 in math on my ACT and a composite score of 30.... See Richard's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (90)
423 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring independently since graduating high school. In high school, I was selected twice to teach the class when the teacher was unavailable. My best subject is Math. I was consistently at the top of my class in math in high school and college, achieving a 32 in math on my ACT and a composite score of 30.... See Richard's full profile

Edie T. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Edie T.
45/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Experienced and Patient Math and Science Tutor

I have 9 years of tutoring experience in all elementary and high school math courses, including algebra, pre-algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. I also have tutored numerous students in high school level chemistry and biology. I am passionate about helping people understand and excel at any math or science... See Edie's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (11)
12 hours tutoring
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I have 9 years of tutoring experience in all elementary and high school math courses, including algebra, pre-algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. I also have tutored numerous students in high school level chemistry and biology. I am passionate about helping people understand and excel at any math or science... See Edie's full profile

Mulan H. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mulan H.
50/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Tutor Specializing in Sciences and Test Prep

I will teach at a pace that will not overwhelm the student, but will be fast enough to stimulate my student's interest and keep them advancing. As a pre-med and a graduate that majored in neuroscience and minored in psychology, I have taken plenty of science courses and also scored highly due to my study... See Mulan's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (7)
15 hours tutoring
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I will teach at a pace that will not overwhelm the student, but will be fast enough to stimulate my student's interest and keep them advancing. As a pre-med and a graduate that majored in neuroscience and minored in psychology, I have taken plenty of science courses and also scored highly due to my study... See Mulan's full profile

Linda W. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda W.
60/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

College and Grad School Application Essay Help

This past year alone, I worked with more than 80 students, helping them with Common Applications essays, supplemental essays, and grad school applications/ personal statements (MBA and computer science programs; law school, dental school, nursing school and more). I have also helped students with scholarship... See Linda's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (113)
360 hours tutoring
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This past year alone, I worked with more than 80 students, helping them with Common Applications essays, supplemental essays, and grad school applications/ personal statements (MBA and computer science programs; law school, dental school, nursing school and more). I have also helped students with scholarship... See Linda's full profile

Claire B. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Claire B.
60/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Passionate about APUSH, History, Writing |10+ Yrs Teaching Experience

Hey there, I'm Claire! I have over 10 years of classroom teaching experience and I specialize in AP US History, US History, World History, and Sociology. I hold an Illinois Professional Educator License with certifications to teach middle & high school history. I graduated from Loyola University Chicago, with a B.A. in... See Claire's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (78)
323 hours tutoring
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Hey there, I'm Claire! I have over 10 years of classroom teaching experience and I specialize in AP US History, US History, World History, and Sociology. I hold an Illinois Professional Educator License with certifications to teach middle & high school history. I graduated from Loyola University Chicago, with a B.A. in... See Claire's full profile

Gary S. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gary S.
100/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Reading, Writing, History, Political Science, and LSAT Tutor

I have been a practicing attorney for more than 30 years, My performance on standardized tests (including the LSAT) helped me to be accepted for admission by Cornell University and University of Chicago Law School. I majored in Political Science at Cornell University, and I took many Political Science... See Gary's full profile

100/hour
4.8 (5)
78 hours tutoring
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I have been a practicing attorney for more than 30 years, My performance on standardized tests (including the LSAT) helped me to be accepted for admission by Cornell University and University of Chicago Law School. I majored in Political Science at Cornell University, and I took many Political Science... See Gary's full profile

John B. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
70/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Masters in Building Science from USC School of Architecture

I have studied architecture including design theory and methods, construction methods, drawing (2D, 3D, BIM: AutoCad, Revit), and landmarks of world architecture. My PhD focused on the integration of architectural design and life cycle assessment, including using cloud tools to reduce energy use (EnergyPlus, eQUEST) and... See John's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (9)
38 hours tutoring
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I have studied architecture including design theory and methods, construction methods, drawing (2D, 3D, BIM: AutoCad, Revit), and landmarks of world architecture. My PhD focused on the integration of architectural design and life cycle assessment, including using cloud tools to reduce energy use (EnergyPlus, eQUEST) and... See John's full profile

Andrea H. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrea H.
85/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Experienced, Creative Tutor for Math, Chemistry, and Physics

Students who work with me see their understanding (as well as their grades) in math and science improve drastically. Students who work with me for standardized test prep see an increase in scores. The majority of students who work with me on ACT test prep increase their test scores by 3-5 points in Math and... See Andrea's full profile

85/hour
4.8 (158)
725 hours tutoring
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Students who work with me see their understanding (as well as their grades) in math and science improve drastically. Students who work with me for standardized test prep see an increase in scores. The majority of students who work with me on ACT test prep increase their test scores by 3-5 points in Math and... See Andrea's full profile

Stephanie O. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie O.
105/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Princeton Grad Specializing in Math & Science

I took Algebra 1 in 7th grade and completed high-school math through Calculus 2, earning an A every quarter. I also took multivariable calculus and linear algebra in college. See Stephanie's full profile

105/hour
4.9 (237)
1,678 hours tutoring
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I took Algebra 1 in 7th grade and completed high-school math through Calculus 2, earning an A every quarter. I also took multivariable calculus and linear algebra in college. See Stephanie's full profile

Larry M. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Larry M.
60/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Don't merely treat symptoms, solve the root problem.

Physics is the most fundamental of the sciences and is the foundation of chemistry and other life sciences. While Newtonian Physics have been around for several centuries, relativistic physics, thanks to Albert Einstein, has had a profound impact on the world in the past century. Now research into quantum... See Larry's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (324)
1,295 hours tutoring
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Physics is the most fundamental of the sciences and is the foundation of chemistry and other life sciences. While Newtonian Physics have been around for several centuries, relativistic physics, thanks to Albert Einstein, has had a profound impact on the world in the past century. Now research into quantum... See Larry's full profile

Neha R. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Neha R.
30/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Experienced teacher with a degree in Hindi Language

Being a teacher, I know what challenges students face to learn languages. I studied Sahityaik Hindi till 12th grade from India. I have earned a Bachelor in Education in Hindi language and Social Science. And I have earned an M.A in Ancient Indian History and Archaeology, Intermediate in Psychology Geography,... See Neha's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (3)
12 hours tutoring
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Being a teacher, I know what challenges students face to learn languages. I studied Sahityaik Hindi till 12th grade from India. I have earned a Bachelor in Education in Hindi language and Social Science. And I have earned an M.A in Ancient Indian History and Archaeology, Intermediate in Psychology Geography,... See Neha's full profile

Jim K. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim K.
100/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Chemistry/Physics/ACT Tutor

Before entering teaching, I worked for ComEd's "smart grid" education program. I also spent a year doing ACT tutoring at Huntington Learning Center. I am available for tutoring chemistry, physics, earth science, math, and ACT on the weekends See Jim's full profile

100/hour
4.8 (46)
150 hours tutoring
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Before entering teaching, I worked for ComEd's "smart grid" education program. I also spent a year doing ACT tutoring at Huntington Learning Center. I am available for tutoring chemistry, physics, earth science, math, and ACT on the weekends See Jim's full profile

Tim K. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tim K.
60/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Expert STEM Tutor with Proven Record of Improving ACT Science Scores

Students who work with me improve their standardized test scores. Standardized tests have predictable types of problems, which I will help you anticipate. Students also benefit when I teach them particular test-taking strategies. Preparing in advance will help you quickly prioritize to use your time more... See Tim's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (425)
1,689 hours tutoring
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Students who work with me improve their standardized test scores. Standardized tests have predictable types of problems, which I will help you anticipate. Students also benefit when I teach them particular test-taking strategies. Preparing in advance will help you quickly prioritize to use your time more... See Tim's full profile

Adam B. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Adam B.
95/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

A "Young" Professor of Mathematics recently retired

To be genuinely qualified, one must be a servant to the deity called "Pedagogy," the Art and Science of teaching. 3. Proof of experience and effectiveness: I am willing to offer my services only in subjects I have taught. I assess my effectiveness by the number of students of mine who have succeeded in... See Adam's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (352)
1,048 hours tutoring
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To be genuinely qualified, one must be a servant to the deity called "Pedagogy," the Art and Science of teaching. 3. Proof of experience and effectiveness: I am willing to offer my services only in subjects I have taught. I assess my effectiveness by the number of students of mine who have succeeded in... See Adam's full profile

Jennifer C. Near Mount Prospect, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer C.
60/hour

Near Mount Prospect, IL

Lighthearted, fun Harvard grad for AP Physics, AP English, AP History.

Harvard, A.B. (cum laude), pre-med / history and literature U Chicago, M.A., Social Science Stanford, M.A., Ph.D. Anthropology Med-school - 2 years of coursework including Biochemistry See Jennifer's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1)
36 hours tutoring
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Harvard, A.B. (cum laude), pre-med / history and literature U Chicago, M.A., Social Science Stanford, M.A., Ph.D. Anthropology Med-school - 2 years of coursework including Biochemistry See Jennifer's full profile

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